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Warner Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 18,599 works in 35,320 publications in 6 languages and 2,429,792 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Film and video adaptations  History  Fiction  Interviews  Juvenile works  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Animated films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher, fds, Producer, Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Warner Home Video (Firm)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
88 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 8,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lord Voldemort has returned, but the ministry of Magic is doing everything it can to keep the wizarding world from knowing the truth. They appoint Ministry official Dolores Umbridge as the new Defense Against the Dark Arts professor at Hogwarts. When Umbridge refuses to teach practical defensive magic, Ron and Hermione convince Harry to secretly train a select group of students for the wizarding war that lies ahead. A terrifying showdown between good and evil awaits
The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
59 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6,517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy Gale lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. She has a pet dog named Toto. When Miss Gulch takes Toto away, Toto escapes and runs back to Dorothy. Soon, she runs away from home, and runs into the fake psychic, Professor Marvel. He tells Dorothy that Her Auntie Em is sick, so Dorothy and Toto run back home, but a tornado comes and takes Dorothy and Toto to Oz, a place somewhere over the rainbow. She lands in Munchkinland. Her house accidently lands on the Wicked Witch of the West's sister and Dorothy magically inherits the pair of ruby slippers that were on her feet. Glinda, the Good Witch of the North, tells Dorothy to follow the Yellow Brick Road to see the Wizard so she can get back home. Along the way, she befriends Scarecrow, Tinman, and Lion. They are also seeking help from the Wizard because the Scarecrow needs a brain, Tinman needs a heart, and Lion needs courage
Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 6,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches
Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban by J. K Rowling ( Visual )
46 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 5,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts. There they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. In addition to new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of Dementors, outsmart a werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius and his relationship with his parents. Harry and friends master advanced magic classes, cross time barriers and change the course of more than one life
Gone with the wind by Victor Fleming ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Chinese and held by 4,942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the life and loves of the beautiful and selfish Scarlett O'Hara. The story begins on the O'Hara's Georgia plantation of Tara in antebellum days and moves through the Civil War and Reconstruction
Sherlock Holmes by Guy Ritchie ( Visual )
25 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 4,743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After finally catching serial killer and occult 'sorcerer' Lord Blackwood, legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes and his assistant Dr. Watson can close yet another successful case. After his execution, Blackwood mysteriously returns from the grave and resumes his killing spree, Holmes must take up the hunt once again. Contending with Watson's new fiancée and the dimwitted head of Scotland Yard, the determined detective must unravel the clues that will lead him into a twisted web of murder, deceit, and black magic, not to mention the deadly embrace of temptress Irene Adler
Casablanca by Michael Curtiz ( Visual )
50 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and held by 4,731 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis
A streetcar named Desire by Tennessee Williams ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 4,588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An uncensored version of the story of a repressed widow who visits her sister in New Orleans and is raped and driven mad by her brother-in-law
The color purple by Alice Walker ( Visual )
38 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 4,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The heart-wrenching story of a young black girl in the early 20th century who is forced into a brutal marriage and separated from her sister
One flew over the cuckoo's nest by Miloš Forman ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a man whose rebelliousness pits him against the head nurse of a mental ward and the full-spectrum of institutional repression. The patients in the mental hospital then rebel against the rule-bound head nurse, whose smiling, unruffled and patient manner conceal her ruthless determination to crush any hint of individuality of spirit in the men in her charge
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 4,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Billy longs to believe in Santa Claus, but he finds it quite difficult to do so. His family has a dogged insistence that all of it, from the North Pole, to the elves, to Santa himself, is all just a myth. This all changes, however, on Christmas Eve, when a mysterious train visits Billy in the middle of the night, promising to take him and a group of other lucky children to the North Pole for a visit with Santa. The train's conductor, along with the other passengers help turn Billy's crisis of faith into a journey of self-discovery
Ocean's eleven by Steven Soderbergh ( Visual )
35 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 4,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three prestigious Las Vegas casinos. More than $160 million. Danny Ocean and his 10-man handpicked team of grifters and conmen are ready to carry out the most elaborate casino heist in history, and they just might get away with it
2001, a space odyssey by Stanley Kubrick ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 4,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A science fiction film which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future
The Shawshank redemption by Frank Darabont ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 3,915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last
Blade runner by Ridley Scott ( Visual )
73 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 3,832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rick Deckard prowls the steel-and-microchip jungle of 21st-century Los Angeles. He's a "blade runner" stalking genetically-made criminal replicants. His assignment: kill them. Their crime: wanting to be human. This new version omits Deckard's voiceover narration, develops in slightly greater detail the romance between Deckard and Rachel, and removes the "uplifting" finale
March of the penguins by Luc Jacquet ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 3,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Every year, thousands of Antarctica's emperor penguins make an astonishing journey to breed their young. They walk - marching day and night in single file 70 miles into the darkest, driest and coldest continent on Earth ... Breathtaking photography captures the transcendent beauty and staggering drama of devoted parent penguins who, in the fierce polar winter, take turns guarding their egg and trekking to the ocean in search of food. Predators hunt them, storms lash at them. But the safety of their adorable chicks makes it all worthwhile."--Container
Batman by Sam Hamm ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre, sinister Penguin and the slinky, mysterious Catwoman. Can Batman battle two formidable foes at once?
Goodfellas by Martin Scorsese ( Visual )
29 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 3,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood
The dark knight by Christopher Nolan ( Visual )
38 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 3,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope
Lord of the rings by Orlando Bloom ( Visual )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 3,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract the Eye of Sauron and buy Frodo as much time as possible in order to destroy the One Ring
 
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